Hindlip  Worcestershire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Hindlip like this:

HINLIP, or HINDLIP, a parish in Droitwich district, Worcestershire; near the Birmingham canal, and near Fearnall-Heath r. station, 3¼ miles NNE of Worcester. Post town, Worcester. Acres, 1, 054. Real property, £1, 501. Pop., 136. Houses, 26. Hinlip Hall is the seat of Henry Allsop, Esq.; stands on an eminence, in a well wooded park, with extensive views; and is a square edifice in the Italian style, with two wings. ...

The manor belonged to the Abingdons or Habyndons, one of whom concealed in his mansion six of the chief conspirators of the gunpowder plot, while his wife wrote to her brother, Lord Monteagle, the letter which led to its detection; and the manor passed to the Viscounts Southwell. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £150. * Patrons, the Trustees of the late Viscount Southwell. The church is Norman, and has an embattled tower.

Hindlip through time

Hindlip is now part of Wychavon district. Click here for graphs and data of how Wychavon has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Hindlip itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Hindlip, in Wychavon and Worcestershire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 17th January 2022

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